Are you Career Ready?

What is career readiness?  NACE (National Association of Colleges and Employers) defines career readiness as a foundation from which to demonstrate requisite core competencies that broadly prepare the college educated for success in the workplace and lifelong career management.  Find resources here to ensure your success upon graduation.

 

Essential Social Skills You Need to Advance Your Career

Having the right social skills is key to succeeding in both remote and in-person office environments. Below are the six most important social skills you’ll need to continue to advance your career.

1. Communication

Few social skills are as important …

By Erik Bergman - Firsthand
Firsthand
We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
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8 Career Goals For College Students (With Examples And Tips)

By Indeed Editorial Team

See original article here: https://in.indeed.com/career-advice/career-development/career-goals-for-college-students

Updated 2 December 2022

Published 12 May 2022

The Indeed Editorial Team comprises a diverse and talented team of writers, researchers and subject matter experts equipped with Indeed’s data and insights …

By Indeed Editorial Team
Indeed Editorial Team
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What Are Transferable Skills? Definition and Examples

Even if you haven’t had your first professional job, chances are you’ve gained some transferable skills from internships, volunteering, classes, and even extracurriculars. Transferable skills, as the name suggests, are skills you can transfer from one job to another. These …

By Zoe Kaplan - Forage
Forage
Showcase your skills. Find your career fit.
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7 Job Search Strategies That Aren’t Serving You — And How to Revise Them

You’ve been searching for a job forever (or what seems like forever) and nothing’s popping up.

Perhaps you’re employed already, but you just can’t stand your boss or your work. Or maybe you’re unemployed and exhausted. You just don’t know …

By Fairygodboss - Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec is your dedicated career development resource.
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Why Are Salaries for English Majors Rising?

Last month I wrote about how, in the long run, liberal arts majors might earn just as much or more than their peers who graduate with science, business, and other so-called “useful” majors. And now, as it turns out, or …

By Derek Loosvelt - Vault
Vault
A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
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